NEW YORK, Sep 11, 2008 / FW/ — Officially unveiled Sep 4, 2008, during the eve of the Spring 2009 fashion season, the ruby slippers especially re-imagined and redesigned by today’s fashion designers are on display at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.
Shown on especially made vitrine, the red shoes surround the fountain, which is actually at the most recognizable and the biggest landmark inside the tents. With fashionistas going around the fountain hour after hour, the shoes gets maximum exposure.
Toto: Dorothy, we are not in Kansas, anymore!
Dorothy: That’s my line Toto.
Toto: Dorothy, I thought there was only one Wicked Witch of the West. Why do I see so many here?
Dorothy: Yes, Toto, there is only one Wicked Witch of the West. But we are in Bryant Park. They are the Wicked Witches of the East, and there are too many of them to count, especially under the tents.
Toto: That’s not very nice, Dorothy.
Dorothy: My bad.